Disaster Recovery Time RTO & RPO

If you are like many small business executives, you don’t know what your RTO or RPO are for your business — at least according to a recent article in Small Business Trends. Learn what these mean for your disaster recovery time and business continuity. What are RTO and RPO? RTO stands for recovery time objective…

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Edge vs Chrome, What is the Safest Browser?

What is the safest browser? Is there even a difference? When was the last time you thought about your browser?  Most people don’t. They use whatever came with their computer (or smartphone or tablet). Or, maybe they tried a bunch of different ones years ago, picked one they liked and stuck with it. But the…

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returning to work after covid blog

With coronavirus restrictions lifting, many people are venturing back to the office. Understandably, some are concerned about the safety of returning to work after COVID. Here are some of the changes you might consider in terms of office technology and layout. Toss the Throw Pillow For years, offices have been shifting to more casual, open…

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Third party email apps spying

Remember the old adage, there’s no such thing as a free lunch? You could change that to “there’s no such thing as free third-party email apps.”  Yes, these email productivity products are free to use, but there is a price to pay. Business Insider recently noted that apps like Edison, Cleanfox and Slice scrape and…

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6 email productivity tools

Email is kind of like a new puppy: At first it’s fun that the puppy needs you and wants your attention, but pretty soon he can start to feel like a major distraction that keeps you from getting anything done. Unlike puppies, email can be brought under control with online tools. Here are six effective…

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Remote work policy template Intrust IT

Recently, the pandemic may have forced you to close your physical office and send employees off to work from home. How prepared were you for this sudden shift? If your company had a remote work, work from home or telecommuting policy already in place, it probably helped in the transition. (If you don’t have one,…

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Using MS Teams for Remote Workers

You probably have employees working at home now, and although you may not be using it, you most likely have access to a powerful platform for working together even when you’re apart. Here are a few tips for using Microsoft Teams for remote workers. First, some very basic information: In Teams, which is included in…

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Managing Remote Workers

Managing Remote Workers Have you suddenly been tasked with managing remote workers? Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many of our normal routines have shifted, resulting in changes to our day-to-day lives. Some of us have already experienced remote work, but for many others, this can be a learning experience. When managing remote workers, there are…

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Still on the job for you corona virus

Like everyone else, Intrust IT is responding to the corona virus outbreak. We know that your business continuity depends on our business continuity. As of this week, COVID-19 has not impacted Intrust’s operations. In an abundance of caution to keep our operations intact and reduce the spread in our community, we have enacted our business…

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